Duffys of Ballybin self-catering accommodation is approximately 45 minutes from Winter Wonderland, a seasonal funfair, for families or adults. It is set in the beautiful and historic Kilmainham Hospital and includes ice-skating; a circus; a German market; and a variety of rides for the kids, including ferris wheels, roller-coasters and dodgems.
The Royal Kilmainham Hospital is a 17th Century building which was once a retirement home for soldiers. Since 1991 it has been the Irish Museum of Modern Art.
To reach it from Ashbourne, take the bus from in front of the Garda Station in Ashbourne and get off at Abbey Street. Take the Luas from Abbey Street to the Heuston Station stop and from there it is a 500-metre walk